Apeel Sciences raises $70 million to further reduce food waste in fresh produce

In California, Apeel Sciences, closed $70 million in financing after crossing major commercialization milestones in June, when the company introduced Apeel avocados at Costco...

2-D and 3-D images combine to accurately predict plant growth

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In Pennsylvania, AgroFresh Solutions, Inc., a global leader in produce freshness solutions, launched its FreshCloud platform, a data-backed, insights-driven solution for monitoring produce quality...

PrecisionHawk and the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association find common airspace

In North Carolina, PrecisionHawk Inc., a leading provider of enterprise drone technology, aligned with the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, a non-profit organization that...

Blue 365, a classroom effort by Microsoft and the National FFA Organization, launches nationwide

In North Dakota and Washington, the National FFA Organization and Microsoft Corp., announced their collaboration to bring innovative technology, science, research and entrepreneurship to...

AgEagle buys Agribotix to offer food sustainability analytics

In Kansas, AgEagle Aerial Systems Inc., a precision agriculture drone imagery data company, acquired Agribotix, LLC, a drone-enabled software company that provides advanced imaging...

AgBiome raises $65 million to bring plant-based pest solutions to market

In North Carolina, AgBiome LLC, a private company harnessing the plant microbiome for novel agricultural pest solutions, secured $65 million in Series C financing...

HerdDogg corrals $2.3 million to commercialize herd health monitoring

In Oregon, HerdDogg, an innovator of precision livestock and remote animal health, secured $2.3 million in seed financing. The seed funding from several mid-western...

Inari emerges to reduce plant breeding time and cost

In Massachusetts, Inari, a Flagship Pioneering company headquartered in Cambridge, launched a transformational plant breeding technology company. Inari began in early 2016 and has...

Nutrien acquires Agrible to expand digital agriculture business

In Colorado, for total consideration of $63 million, Nutrien Ltd., the world's largest provider of crop inputs and services, acquired Agrible, Inc., a digital...

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